How sports science has made age just a number and given longevity to ageing superstars |

  • On août 7, 2018
Usually players of my age go to Qatar or China, with all due respect”. Those were the words of a 33-year-old Cristiano Ronaldo following his €100 million switch from Real Madrid to Juventus last month, more than hinting his refusal to accept physical decline and dedication to continue at the highest level made him stand alone among other notable names who […]
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Raising the barre: how science is saving ballet dancers

  • On août 1, 2018
Could new science and high-tech training protect dancers from the injuries that end so many of their careers far too early? At the Royal Opera House in London, home of the Royal Ballet, art is fusing with science to revolutionise the way dancers prepare. In the glass-panelled healthcare suite, ballerinas are standing on high-tech force platforms which […]
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University of Oregon’s One-Stop-Shop for Athlete Data

  • On juillet 20, 2018
Earlier this year at the 2018 MIT Sloan Sports and Analytics Conference, Andrew Murray, Director of Performance and Sports Science from the University of Oregon, shared in a number of sessions presenting on how the University aggregate information and data streams from numerous technologies and other sources to make better informed decisions on athlete health, well-being […]
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Matildas Reaping the Benefits of SMARTABASE |

  • On juillet 10, 2018
For an athlete, monitoring workload consistently and accurately can have a meaningful impact on performance and injury reduction. Australian Matildas and Melbourne Victory goalkeeper Casey Dumont believes that SMARTABASE has played a big role in aiding manage her workload. Early in Dumont’s career she suffered a lacerated liver, bouts of osteitis pubis and a ruptured […]
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Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association National Conference | Game Ready Presentations

  • On mai 22, 2018
In May 2018 Fusion Sport and partners held a Conference breakfast at the 2018 Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa) National Conference. Check out the presentations below:   Jason Pullara | Assistant Athletic Director | Northwestern University Jason Pullara from Northwestern University (NU) gives insight into his journey implementing SMARTABASE for the student athletes […]
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Tactical Strength and Conditioning Conference – Battle Ready Presentations

  • On mai 14, 2018
In April 2018 Fusion Sport and partners held a Conference breakfast at the 2018 NSCA Tactical Strength and Conditioning (TSAC) Annual Training Conference. Check out the presentations below:   Supporting the Tactical Athlete with Integrated Technologies Taylor Davis | Human Performance Technician | Guardian Premier Solutions LLC Taylor Davis from Guardian Premier Solutions gives insight […]
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Science of football: Referees |

  • On mai 11, 2018
Should the expectations, treatment and training of players be extended to referees. In a previous column I spoke about how fatigue can be emotional, physical, mental. I further explained that regardless of its cause, fatigue will always decrease performance for both players and referees. Within any team structure, team physicians, sport scientists, strength and conditioning […]
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Science of football: Are players too tired to excel |

  • On mai 11, 2018
Is fatigue an excuse for non-performance or a legitimate concern for players? Fatigue and recovery. Two words heard quite often in the world of football. But are these just words used to provide an excuse after a bad game or is there more to this? It’s been said that that footballers don’t work as hard […]
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Best Sporting Moments from the 2018 Commonwealth Games

  • On avril 19, 2018
The XXI Commonwealth Games have concluded leaving many nations decorated in medals. At the top of the medal tally for the 2018 games was host nation Australia, followed at a distance was England in second place and India in third. This years games was full of ups and downs, records broken, upsets, buzzer beaters, photo […]
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